Attorneys' Fees: Proving, Discovering, Appealing, and Defending

Legal Area:        Litigation Trial Appellate Civil Criminal Personal Injury Insurance Business Labor Employment Consumer Estate
Session END DATE:        06/30/2024
Total CLE Hours:        1.00
Ethics Hrs Included:        0.00
Registration Fee:        $20.00
Information:        ONLY $10

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In Rohrmoos v. UTSW DVA Healthcare LLP, the Texas Supreme Court provided a roadmap by clarifying the method for proving, discovering, appealing, and defending attorneys’ fees. This CLE program features streaming video and downloadable audio presentations from a seminar by the Tarrant County Bar Association (TCBA) on January 20, 2021. Subjects include:

  • Drafting Jury Charges

  • Billing Records and Requirements

  • Designation of Attorneys' Fee Experts

  • Conclusory Testimony and Affidavits

  • Segregation of Attorneys' Fees

  • Proving Appellate Fees / Discovery

  • Speakers:

    Justice Wallach, Second Court of Appeals.  Prior to beginning his judicial career, Justice Wallach practiced trial law for thirty-seven years. He was board certified by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization in Personal Injury Trial Law and as a Civil Trial Specialist by the National Board of Trial Advocacy, becoming a Judicial Fellow in that organization upon becoming a judge. He is an Emeritus Member of the International Association of Defense Counsel and a former member of the Defense Research Institute and the Federation of Defense and Corporate Counsel. He also served as an officer or director of the Texas Association of Defense Counsel for many years, including serving as its President in 2001-02. During his career, Justice Wallach and four other attorneys opened the firm of Wallach, Jones & Moore, P.C., where he practiced until he was elected to serve as Judge of the 348th District Court beginning in 2017. He was appointed to the Second Court of Appeals, Place 6, by Governor Greg Abbott on September 7, 2019.  More information may be found on the Texas Judicial Branch website.

    Scott Lindsey, Boyd Powers Williamson Law.  Scott is Board Certified in Civil Appellate Law by the Texas Board of Legal Specialization and AV-Rated by Martindale-Hubbell. He has been recognized by Thomson Reuters on the Texas Super Lawyers list, by 360 West Magazine as a Top Attorney in Appellate Law, and by Fort Worth, Texas Magazine as a Top Attorney in Appellate Law and Civil Litigation. While serving as senior staff attorney to Justice Anne Gardner at the Second Court of Appeals, Scott assisted Justice Gardner with all aspects of the civil appeals to which she was assigned, including complex appellate procedural and jurisdictional issues, mandamus and other original proceedings, interlocutory and expedited appeals, and appeals from final judgments. Scott was necessarily and routinely exposed to principles of error preservation, application of the appropriate standards of appellate review, and a diverse combination of procedural and substantive topics involving Texas statutory and common law and the rules of appellate and civil procedure.  More information may be found on his firm's website.


    This course is approved for CLE credit by the STATE BAR OF TEXAS (MCLE Provider #8238).  Please check with your State Bar regarding specific accreditation requirements.

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